Travel Blogs from Leadville
Today we woke up ready to roll. We made it to the lift right when it opened at 9am and were some of the first people to make it onto the trails. The weather was much better than Monday; sun shining and no snow falling. We ventured out to peak 9 and tried out some blues. Unfortunately, about 3 hours into our adventure, someone's leg muscles started to give out (no names mentioned). For the safety ...
We woke up excited and ready to hit the slopes. Our cottage is in the perfect location; on Main St and only 1 block away from the gondola. Once we got to the lodge at peak 8, we quickly realized we needed to do some shopping. Glove liners, check, second mask, check. We're ready! Or so we thought... Turns out, skiing in -25 windchill is much more miserable ...
Just woke up at the Inn of the Anasazi; drinking coffee by our adobe fireplace. We're gonna get ready, pack up and try to walk Sadie. She has been reluctant to potty since arriving in colder weathers. Its forecasted to snow all day today and we will be driving over 5 mountain passes so hold onto your hat! Breckenridge, here we come! After driving ...
... then to call it a day as we were both exhausted and feeling it in our knees.
We both have tomorrow off so are going to hit the slopes again, with 5 inches of snow predicted for the weekend we are hoping for our first "pow" (powder snow!)
... mountains. Our drive home from Denver took us through a beautiful pass with some harrowing emergency truck stops on the way. We finally got to our house at about 10pm American time and welcomed a warm shower and comfy bed.
The next morning we awoke to a breathtaking view of snow ...
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